Let’s Get Down to Business (Databases)!

You don’t have to be a business major to understand the importance of finding sources that are accurate, current, and reliable- so whether you’re putting together a business plan or looking for information about different companies and industries for an essay, CSN Libraries can help! With unlimited access to some of the most sought-after databases…

Welcome Back! We Have a New Library System….

CSN Libraries launched a new library services platform over the winter break and we are now live! Many things you liked about the old system are still in place, but you’ll also notice some changes, such as: The search interface’s look and feel has been updated. You will get your books for longer. If you…

Get Credo Credibility

When you are preparing a paper, speech or presentation for a college assignment or simply investigating a topic, idea, or issue out of pure curiosity – the first step is to start filling-in your knowledge gaps with the basic facts. In a sea of online information, one of the best ways to get those facts…

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Faculty Workshops: Join Us During Convocation!

Several faculty members from CSN Libraries will be presenting at Spring convocation workshops during the week of January 8th. Use the workshop link to register through CAPE: Open Educational Resources: Greater Student Success with Greater Flexibility Presenters: Emily King (Digital Services Librarian), Tina Martin, Jon Skalski, & Paula Michniewicz               …

Films for Winter Break from Kanopy

Our Kanopy film database has a menu of 51 films to enjoy for the holidays. From classic cinema to stunning shorts to documentaries that capture the season, you’re sure to find something to enjoy during the winter break. Kanopy was recently named the “Best International Cinema Streaming Site” by Cinema Without Borders. Use Kanopy through…

Culinary Resources: Recipe for Success

Assemble ingredients: Assignments, students, faculty, librarian, and culinary resources. Blend faculty and assignments, spread evenly to students, add a librarian and generous culinary resources. Mix well and add a little more librarian if necessary for a rich, culinary related assignment ready for presentation or submission! Have fun exploring the comprehensive collection of the culinary arts…

Temporary Changes While We Transition to New Systems

As part of our migration to the new library services platform announced last week, there will be a temporary  “freeze” or limitations on how the Library will provide services. A fulfillment freeze will take place from Friday, December 15th through Tuesday, December 19th.  Below are a few things to keep in mind if you’re planning…

Stress Relief During Finals Week

Stop by any CSN campus library on Monday, December 11th or Tuesday, December 12th for free goodies! Expect a variety of snacks depending on the campus library you visit, as well as the ever-handy stress ball stars to squeeze for stress relief, and free pencils if you need one for those scantron bubbles. Supplies and treats are…